For New Moms

Apple Blossom Baby
We are a local Chico shop providing popular and hard to find new items, unique locally crafted treasures and high quality resale products.
1372 Longfellow Ave. 345-1617.

The Chico Mother’s Club
We provide connection opportunity for new mamas and their babies in small, comfortable settings. We also provide meals to those moms with newborns.

Babies Love Books “lapsits”
Babies 0-18 months and parents will enjoy connection through rhymes, songs, and books designed especially for them! Free! Held at the Chico Library.

Babywearing International of Chico: To find out more about BWI Chico’s meetings and events; visit If you think you may be struggling with a postpartum mood disorder, you can call 211 in Butte County to be directed to local resources.

Best Fed Breastfeeding
Rely on the nursing experts at Best Fed Breastfeeding for all of your questions and concerns about breastfeeding. Cindy is an LVN and CLC and has  over 20 years experience working with new moms and babes, she does prenatal and postpartum consults, suggest products, and gives you the one-on-one support you need. We also have Medela Pump in Style Breast Pumps, including Free Style and Advanced. We carry hard to find parts for Medela pumps. Contact our breastfeeding support center in Paradise, for consultations, lactation information. Breast pumps rentals and sales, Lily Padz maternity bras and much more! or call 877-3193.

Better Babies
Services include private appointments, health education, nutritional information, childbirth classes, breastfeeding and baby care. Individual support, counseling and support groups. 578 Rio Lindo Ave., Ste 100, 894-5585.

Enloe’s Mother & Baby Education Center
Offering a full & rich education program which offers before baby, safety and parenting classes. Enloe’s Mother & Baby Breastfeeding Support Services: We offer lactation assistance before and after the birth of your baby. Staffed by an International Certified Lactation Consultant, by appointment only. Call 332-3970 for an appointment or for more information.

Feather River Hospital Education Classes
Please see website for class schedules and details, Classes on breastfeeding, sibling preparation, support groups and more.

La Leche League
We offer mother-to-mother support for breastfeeding. Every Friday from 10:30 to 12:00, Downtown Chico at Bidwell Presbyterian Church (in the nursery). More information at:, or by calling 591-9191.

Support group sponsored by Feather River Healthy Mothers every Thursday from 10:30am-12pm. Topics include: breastfeeding, first foods, baby wearing, cloth diapering, natural parenting, returning to work, infant development and much more!

Sunny Garden Montessori
Ongoing playgroups for parents and babies. Adults will share parenting strategies and techniques in a beautiful warm facility. 343-3101


Women’s Resource Clinic
Exists to help women, mothers & babies of this community in difficult times. We are a free pregnancy-crisis clinic. We also provide free baby clothes, maternity clothes, diapers, wipes and baby furniture. 897-6101.